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Electric Light Orchestra


The Electric Light Orchestra (ELO) are an English rock band formed in Birmingham in 1970, by songwriters/multi-instrumentalists Jeff Lynne and Roy Wood with drummer Bev Bevan. During ELO's original 14-year period of active recording and touring, they sold over 50 million records worldwide. From 1972 to 1986, ELO accumulated twenty Top 20 songs on ... See full bio »

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 2019 The Sara Cox Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (2019) ... (performer: "Mr Blue Sky" - uncredited)
 2018 Politics Live (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.23 (2018) ... (performer: "Mr Blue Sky" - uncredited)
 2018 A Family of Killers (performer: "Sweet Talkin' Woman")
 2018 Jack Unplugged (Short) (performer: "Turn to Stone", "Strange Magic")
 2018 Holding Back the Years (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.10 (2018) ... (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky" - uncredited)
 2018 The Film From Lot 15 (performer: "Don't Bring Me Down", "Livin' Thing")
 2018 Longbox Breakup (Video short) (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky", "Strange Magic", "Can't Get it Outta My Head", "Turn to Stone")
 2017 Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2 (Video Game) (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky")
 2017 Stuck on You (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Mr Blue Sky" - uncredited)
 2017 Richard Osman's House of Games (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.11 (2017) ... (performer: "Xanadu" - uncredited)
 2017 Inhumans (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Those Who Would Destroy Us (2017) ... (performer: "Don't Bring Me Down" - uncredited)
 2017 The Footy Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #24.20 (2017) ... (performer: "Livin' Thing" - uncredited)
 2017 Guardians of the Galaxy: The Telltale Series (Video Game) (performer: "Livin' Thing")
 2017 Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky")
 2017 The 2017 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony (TV Special) (performer: "Roll Over Beethoven", "Evil Woman", "Mr. Blue Sky")
 2016 Match of the Day FA Cup (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 2016/17 First Round: Eastleigh v Swindon Town (2016) ... (performer: "Don't Bring Me Down" - uncredited)
 2016 Ray Donovan (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Little Bill Primm's Big Green Horseshoe (2016) ... (performer: "Livin' Thing" - uncredited)
 2016 Glastonbury 2016 (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Day 3, Part 1 (2016) ... (performer: "Evil Woman", "Showdown", "All Over the World", "When I Was a Boy", "Living Thing", "10538 Overture", "Rockaria", "Shine a Little Love", "Wild West Hero", "Telephone Line", "Turn to Stone", "Don"t Bring Me Down", "Sweet Talkin' Woman", "Mr Blue Sky", "Roll Over Beethoven" - as Jeff Lynne's ELO)
 2016 Britain's Got Talent (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- 2016: Auditions 4 (2016) ... (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky" - uncredited)
 2016 A Hologram for the King (performer: "Turn To Stone")
 2014-2016 Atop the Fourth Wall (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Blue-Skying, Part 2: Blue Beetle Ted Kord (2016) ... (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky")
- Marvel Super Special #17: Xanadu (2014) ... (performer: "Xanadu" - as ELO)
 2015 The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Jennifer Lawrence/Michael B. Jordan/Jeff Lynne's ELO (2015) ... (performer: "When I Was a Boy" - as ELO)
 2015 Ricki and the Flash (performer: "Laredo Tornado")
 2015 Rey Gitano (performer: "State of Mind")
 2015 Car Share (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (2015) ... (performer: "Xanadu")
 2015 The 57th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (performer: "Evil Woman", "Mr. Blue Sky")
 2015 Supernatural (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- The Hunter Games (2015) ... (performer: "Long Black Road")
 2014 Waterloo Road (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Home Sweet Home (2014) ... (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky" - uncredited)
 2014 The Mindy Project (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Annette Castellano Is My Nemesis (2014) ... (performer: "Strange Magic" - uncredited)
 2014 Revolution (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Dreamcatcher (2014) ... (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky" - uncredited)
 2013 American Hustle (performer: "10538 Overture") / (performer: "Long Black Road" - as ELO)
 2013 Eastbound & Down (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Chapter 29 (2013) ... (performer: "Waterfall (Instrumental Mix)" - uncredited)
 2013 Battle of the Year (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky" - as ELO)
 2013 Divorce (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.4 (2013) ... (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky")
 2012 Family Guy (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Jesus, Mary and Joseph! (2012) ... (performer: "Don't Bring Me Down" - uncredited)
 2012 Rage (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Tame Impala Guest Program Rage (2012) ... (performer: "Here Is the News")
 2012 Doctors (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- White Coat (2012) ... (performer: "Wild West Hero" - uncredited)
 2012 Hawaii Five-0 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- La O Na Makuahine (2012) ... (performer: "Evil Woman" - uncredited)
 2012 The Iceman (performer: "Livin' Thing")
 2012 Sounds of the 70s 2 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Rock'n'Roll Revisited: Get It On (2012) ... (performer: "Roll Over Beethoven")
 2011/I Jack and Jill (performer: "Don't Bring Me Down")
 2011 NHL 12 (Video Game) (performer: "Don't Bring Me Down")
 2011 Sons of Norway (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky")
 2011 Larry Crowne (performer: "Hold On Tight", "Calling America" - as ELO)
 2011 Super 8 (performer: "Don't Bring Me Down")
 2010-2011 20 to 1 (TV Series documentary) (performer - 2 episodes)
- TV's Funniest Neighbours (2011) ... (performer: "Evil Woman" - uncredited)
- Blockbuster Heroes (2010) ... (performer: "Evil Woman" - uncredited)
 2011 Paul (performer: "Don't Bring Me Down", "All Over the World")
 2011 Channel Nine Cricket (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Commonwealth Bank Series: Australia vs England: Game 7 (2011) ... (performer: "Mister Blue Sky" - uncredited)
 2011 Connected: An Autoblogography About Love, Death & Technology (Documentary) (performer: "Mr Blue Sky" written & produced by nm0528855)
 2011 American Dad! (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Fart-Break Hotel (2011) ... (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky" - uncredited)
 2010 Megamind (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky" - as ELO)
 2007-2010 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Field Mice (2010) ... (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky" - uncredited)
- Lab Rats (2007) ... (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky" - uncredited)
 2009 EA Skate 2 (Video Game) (performer: "Show Down")
 2009 The Outsiders (Short) (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky")
 2009 The Invention of Lying (performer: "Mr Blue Sky" (1978))
 2009 Medium (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Things to Do in Phoenix When You're Dead (2009) ... (performer: "Evil Woman")
 2008 Bolt (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky" - as ELO, uncredited)
 2008 Das Geheimnis des Königssees (TV Movie) ("Ticket to the Moon", uncredited)
 2005-2008 My Name Is Earl (TV Series) (performer - 4 episodes)
- Joy in a Bubble (2008) ... (performer: "Evil Woman" - uncredited)
- Jump for Joy (2006) ... (performer: "Don't Bring Me Down" - uncredited)
- Number One (2006) ... (performer: "Hold On Tight" - uncredited)
- Quit Smoking (2005) ... (performer: "Livin' Thing")
 2008 Grand Theft Auto IV (Video Game) ("Evil Woman", uncredited)
 2008 Chaos Theory (performer: "Livin' Thing")
 2008 College Road Trip (performer: "Don't Bring Me Down")
 2008 911 Taboo: The WTC Plane Fraud (Video documentary short) (performer: "Telephone Line" - uncredited)
 2008 Lost (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Eggtown (2008) ... (performer: "Xanadu")
 2007 Martian Child (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky")
 2007 The Game Plan (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky")
 2007 Patinando por un sueño (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 22 August 2007 (2007) ... (performer: "Last Train to London")
 2007 Ten Years After (A Short Life Story) (Video short) (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky")
 2007 Heart of an Empire (Documentary) (performer: "Mister Blue Sky")
 2007 Life on Mars (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.5 (2007) ... (performer: "10538 Overture" - uncredited)
 2007 Wild Hogs (performer: "Showdown")
 2006 Doctor Who (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Love & Monsters (2006) ... (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky", "Turn To Stone", "Don't Bring Me Down" - uncredited)
 2006 Doogal (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky")
 2005 God Save the King (performer: "Livin' Thing")
 2005 Densha otoko (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 3 episodes)
- Hatsudêto ni daipinchi (2005) ... (performer: "Twilight")
- Hatsudêto e muke daihenshin (2005) ... (performer: "Twilight")
- 100-mannin ga mimamotta koi no yukue (2005) ... (performer: "Twilight")
 2005 Dougal (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky")
 2004 LAX (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Unscheduled Arrivals (2004) ... (performer: "Do Ya")
 2004 Abroad Again in Britain (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Portsmouth Dockyard (2004) ... (performer: "Mr Blue Sky")
 2004 Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky")
 2003/I The In-Laws (performer: "Don't Bring Me Down")
 2002 Sadistic Bitch (performer: "Evil Woman")
 2002 Grand Theft Auto: Vice City (Video Game) ("Four Little Diamonds", uncredited)
 2002 Austin Powers in Goldmember (performer: "Evil Woman" - as ELO)
 2002 The Sweetest Thing (performer: "State of Mind")
 2001 That '70s Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Fez Dates Donna (2001) ... (performer: "Strange Magic" - uncredited)
 2000 Wild Mussels (performer: "Mr.Blue Sky" - as ELO)
 1999 Outside Providence (performer: "Show Down")
 1999 Detroit Rock City (performer: "Turn to Stone")
 1999 The Virgin Suicides (performer: "Strange Magic" - as ELO)
 1998 Heart By-Pass (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Birmingham Blues")
 1993-1997 Tohuwabohu (TV Series) (performer - 8 episodes)
- Tralala 2 bzw. 40 (1997) ... (performer: "Rockaria!" - uncredited)
- The Best of Last Songs (1997) ... (performer: "Hold On Tight", "Don't Bring Me Down", "Rock'n'Roll Is King" - uncredited)
- Tohu-Nacht Revue 1990-1997 (1997) ... (performer: "Hold on Tight" - uncredited)
- 6x6-1 (1996) ... (performer: "Hold On Tight" - uncredited)
- 23.exe (1995) ... (performer: "Rock'n'Roll Is King" - uncredited)
 1997 Boogie Nights (performer: "Livin' Thing")
 1997 Donnie Brasco (performer: "Don't Bring Me Down" (1979))
 1996 Kingpin (performer: "Showdown")
 1996 Pure Oasis (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Calling America", "Don't Bring Me Down" - uncredited)
 1995 Billy Madison (performer: "Telephone Line")
 1987 DTV Monster Hits (TV Movie) (performer: "Evil Woman")
 1987 The Chipmunk Adventure (performer: "A Matter of Fact (Part One)" - uncredited)
 1983 Daicon IV Opening Animation (Short) (performer: "Twilight", "Prologue" - uncredited)
 1973-1982 Top of the Pops (TV Series) (performer - 31 episodes)
- Episode dated 21 January 1982 (1982) ... (performer: "Ticket to the Moon")
- Episode dated 5 November 1981 (1981) ... (performer: "Twilight")
- Episode dated 27 August 1981 (1981) ... (performer: "Hold on Tight")
- Episode dated 13 August 1981 (1981) ... (performer: "Hold On Tight")
- Episode dated 27 November 1980 (1980) ... (performer: "Don't Walk Away")
 1981 Daicon III Opening Animation (Short) (performer: "Twilight")
 1980 Making Xanadu: The Musical Fantasy Movie (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "I'm Alive", "Don't Walk Away", "All Over the World", "Xanadu")
 1980 Xanadu (performer: "I'm Alive", "All Over the World", "The Fall", "Don't Walk Away", "Xanadu")
 1979-1980 The Midnight Special (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #8.33 (1980) ... (performer: "I'm Alive", "Xanadu")
- Episode #7.35 (1979) ... (performer: "Don't Bring Me Down")
 1978 The Kenny Everett Video Cassette (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (1978) ... (performer: "Mr. Blue Sky")
 1977 Joyride (performer: "Rockaria!", "Telephone Line", "Showdown", "Can't Get It Out Of My Head", "Tightrope", "So Fine")
 1977 Iltatähti (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 20 February 1977 (1977) ... (performer: "Livin' Thing")
 1976 Ecstasy in Blue (performer: "Fire on High", "In the Hall of the Mountain King', "Daybreaker", "Ocean Breakup/King of the Universe", "Dreaming of 4000" - uncredited)
 1974 Zhong tai quan tan sheng si zhan ("In Old England Town")
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Alternate Names:

E.L.O. | Jeff Lynne's ELO | ELO
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At some of our early shows, we outnumbered the audience!

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Their hit single "Don't Bring Me Down" was their first song to not feature a string section. See more »

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